El Norte Grande Sights

Lago Chungará

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Published 07/23/2015

Fodor's Review

This lake sits on the Bolivian border at an amazing altitude of 4,600 m (15,100 ft) above sea level. Volcán Parinacota, at 6,330 m (20,889 ft), casts its shadow onto the lake's glassy surface. Hundreds of flamingos make their home here. There is a CONAF-run office at Lago Chungará on the highway just before the lake.

Sight Information

Address:

From Ruta 11, turn north on Ruta A-123, Chile

Phone:

/No phone

Website: www.conaf.cl

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • CONAF office daily 8–8

Published 07/23/2015

Advertisement

What's Nearby

  • Sights

See all sights in El Norte Grande

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

No Thanks

Love To Travel?

Get FREE email communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.